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It’s been a couple of weeks since we did this, so some of these recommendations are lacking freshness. They’re still good, though. New research indicates that chronic endometriosis is a factor in recurring miscarriage. In the alphabet of feminism, U is for uterus. Stevie Nicks (Fleetwood Mac’s former diva) talks about music, men, and menopause in an interview...

Weekend Links

Snow on the ground and subzero temperatures this week, so I’m doing nothing but reading: I’ll Show You Mine: Wrenna Robertson responds to the increasing popularity of labiaplasty with a new book featuring close-up, color photographs of women’s vulvas accompanied by personal stories about them. Permanent birth control: Bitch reviews the history of voluntary sterilization. If every miscarriage...

Weekend Links

The FDA has approved a new 3-D imaging system for mammography. Between 60% and 70% of tonsil cancers are due to HPV. The virus is also linked to tongue and other oral cancers, and some experts are speculating that an increase in these head and neck cancers among middle-aged Americans is linked to rise in the popularity of oral...

Weekend Links

Will contraceptive coverage be included as part of preventive health care under the Affordable Coverage Act? A study explores the benefits of using humor to improve chances of conception with in-vitro fertilization. Feministe presents the nice pregnant lady’s guide to not offending polite society, in which said society is not very polite. Long-time reader Betsy Lavolette asks what we...

Weekend Links

Think Exist Productions is seeking financial support to complete “One More Girl“, a documentary film about side effects and adverse reactions to the Gardasil HPV vaccine (which was marketed with the slogan “One Less”). Not your mother’s IUD: National Women’s Health Network explains the risks and benefits of the currently available IUDs. Contraceptive implants blamed for hundreds...
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